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The Resource Mercies in disguise : a story of hope, a family's genetic destiny, and the science that rescued them, Gina Kolata

Mercies in disguise : a story of hope, a family's genetic destiny, and the science that rescued them, Gina Kolata

Label
Mercies in disguise : a story of hope, a family's genetic destiny, and the science that rescued them
Title
Mercies in disguise
Title remainder
a story of hope, a family's genetic destiny, and the science that rescued them
Statement of responsibility
Gina Kolata
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A New York Times science reporter traces the experiences of a family of doctors devastated by a genetic illness, describing how a courageous daughter pursued genetic testing to assess her risks and modern fertility options to spare future generations
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kolata, Gina Bari
Dewey number
616/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155.5
LC item number
.K65 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baxley family
  • Kuru
  • Medical genetics
  • Genetic disorders
  • Genetic screening
Label
Mercies in disguise : a story of hope, a family's genetic destiny, and the science that rescued them, Gina Kolata
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 262 pages
Isbn
9781250064349
Lccn
2016044044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)966082972
Label
Mercies in disguise : a story of hope, a family's genetic destiny, and the science that rescued them, Gina Kolata
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 262 pages
Isbn
9781250064349
Lccn
2016044044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)966082972

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